Eaton Corporation Charlotte , NC 28201
Eaton's Electrical Product Group is seeking a Distribution Supervisor at its Residential Wiring and Devices Distribution Center in Charlotte, NC.
The 2nd shift Distribution Supervisor coordinates the workflow processes in a fast paced, multi-functional distribution center. This position reports directly to the site Distribution Operations Manager and provides leadership to approximately 20 hourly employees in our distribution center and packaging center, helping to deploy initiatives throughout the facility.
Effectively lead associates by creating a common vision and understanding of the organization's strategy, as well as enhancing associate commitment through the celebration of individual and group achievements.
Manages team leads and associates for the packaging and picking departments to ensure timely distribution of product.
Directs teams to achieve prescribed objectives.
Applies sound communication and motivational techniques, creates programs to supervise, counsel and discipline subordinates.
Review continuous improvement opportunity for packaging and picking areas to and implement changes that enhance product flow.
Maximize efficiency of associates and productivity of work flow by allocating resources effectively to ensure timely completion of all production processes.
Provide required resources needed to respond to workload variances.
Monitor and enhance individual performance through clearly defined expectations, training, coaching and counseling to reach required results.
Instruct, maintain and improve 5S practices throughout the facility.
Completed or currently pursuing Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
Minimum 2 years of experience in Manufacturing or Operations
Minimum 1 year of prior leadership experience leading people or project teams
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
No relocation is offered for this position. Only candidates located within 50 miles of Charlotte, NC will be considered for this position.
3 years of experience in Manufacturing experience
Prior experience with 5s, Lean, Six Sigma Certification
Prior Distribution experience is a plus
Proficient in Microsoft tools
Prior experience with SAP
Effective leadership and interpersonal skills in a team environment
Must possess strong analytical, problem solving and decision making skills with the ability to drive results
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Proven training and associate development skills are a must with a strong emphasis on team building